Kris Kristofferson

GREAT PERFORMANCES
Grammy Salute to Music Legends 2017

 

Salute Shirley Caesar, Ahmad Jamal, Charley Pride, Jimmie Rodgers, Nina Simone, Sly Stone, Velvet Underground and more, with performances by Andra Day, Kirk Franklin, Randy Newman, Vernon Reid, Valerie Simpson, Dionne Warwick, Charlie Wilson and Dwight Yoakam.

 

Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears

 

The story behind Johnny Cash’s 1964 Native American-themed concept album, a collaboration with folk artist Peter Lafarge is told in this documentary, with the participation of Kris Kristofferson, Steve Earle, Emmylou Harris, Nancy Blake, Rhiannon Giddens and others.

 

The Highwaymen Live at Nassau Coliseum

 

Join Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson – “the Mt. Rushmore of country music” – for this live concert recorded in 1990. The Highwaymen perform classics like “Big River,” “Me and Bobby McGee” and “Always on My Mind.”

 

AUSTIN CITY LIMITS
Hall of Fame New Year’s Eve

 

Celebrate New Year’s Eve as Bonnie Raitt, B.B. King and Kris Kristofferson are inducted into the Hall of Fame. Performers include Willie Nelson, Rodney Crowell, ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons and more. Hosted by Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally.

 

AMERICAN MASTERS
The Highwaymen

 

Discover the story behind the pioneering outlaw country music supergroup that featured Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson, told through vintage performances and new interviews about life on the road and in the studio.

 

IN PERFORMANCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE
Country Music

 

President and Mrs. Obama host this event that features superstars from the world of country music performing songs in the East Room of the White House.